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Mali joined SWA in 2010. The government of Mali, through the Water and Sanitation directorates, organizes annual sector meetings of all stakeholders to ensure sector coordination and to review progress towards the SDGs and the elimination of inequalities, and uses the SWA Framework to guide discussions. The main findings and recommendations, are set out in a roadmap for the implementation by the government and partners. The SWA team in Mali includes representatives of all five constituencies. 

Commitments by the government

Progress Report April 2020

Adopt new national water and sanitation policy documents by ministerial order – along with their related implementation programmes – by the end of 2020.
Reviewing progress
By 2022, develop a new national strategy for safe drinking water, taking into account the concerns of the poorest and most vulnerable populations.
Reviewing progress
By 2022, develop new national sanitation strategies.
Reviewing progress
Facilitate a dialogue on sector financing as part of the 2020 Consultation Framework.
Reviewing progress

Commitments by partners

Advocacy for the government to create a WASH sub-priority in CREDD 2019-2023
Advocacy to ensure that access to water, sanitation and hygiene is a constitutional right.
Reviewing progress
Annually request updates from the Government on the status of implementation of the commitments made within the framework of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6
Mr. Djoouro Bocoom
Minister of Energy and Water
Mr Boureima Tabalaba
Civil Society


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South-South Learning on WASH in Schools, in the crisis response to COVID-19 & post-crisis sustainability
Mali - Collaborative Behaviour Country Profile
Mali 2019 SMM Country Brief


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Peer to peer conversation: Mali and Niger

Peer to peer conversation: Mali and Niger

Mali and Niger shared their in-country experience with the partners.
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